Saflager S-189 Lager Yeast

Saflager S-189 Lager Yeast


Originating from the Hürlimann brewery in Switzerland. This lager yeast strain’s profile allows to brew fairly neutral flavor beers with a high drinkability. Depending on the conditions, it tends to present noticeable herbal and floral notes to lager beers.


Ingredients: Yeast (Saccharomyces pastorianus), emulsifier E491


Total esters: Low

Total sup. alcohols: Low

Apparent attenuation: 80-84%

Sedimentation time: Fast

Alcohol tolerance: 9-11%

Phenolic Off-Flavor: -

Dosage / Temperature: 80 to 120 g/hl at ideally 12°C – 18°C (53.6-64.4°F).